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Re: jffs on non-MTD device?

Some (most?) CF disks have hareware wareleveling.
I use ext2 with e2compr patch.


Pavel Machek wrote:

>I'm trying to run jffs on my ATA-flash disk (running ext2 could kill
>some flash cells too soon, right?) but it refuses:
>        if (MAJOR(dev) != MTD_BLOCK_MAJOR) {
>                printk(KERN_WARNING "JFFS: Trying to mount a "
>                       "non-mtd device.\n");
>                return 0;
>        }
>What are reasons for this check?
>								Pavel

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